There are many books to teach opposites, but few are as enjoyable as this one. Featuring appealingly retro illustrations, 40 sturdy interactive elements that conceal and then reveal each surprise, and twenty pairs of words that move beyond the basics to tame the wild world of contrary language, this concept book packs an immense amount of entertainment into a tiny package that children AND adults will love. Who knew that opposites could be such fun?
- Hardback | 40 pages
- 172.72 x 218.44 x 45.72mm | 521.63g
- 18 Sep 2012
- Pan MacMillan
- Kingfisher Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations
About Mike Haines
Mike Haines is a familiar figure in the book trade, best-known for his design, paper-engineering and production talents. Keith Finch is a paper engineer living in southern England. He has been involved in publishing for over 18 years. He has created a wide variety of interactive titles, bringing to life everything from the architechture of Frank Lloyd Wright to the world of Winnie-the-Pooh.
Publishers WeeklyPop-ups are just one of the interactive aspects to this clever introduction to 18 opposite words from the creators of "Wild Alphabet". . . . there are some delightful surprises along the way.